About MeI'm a freelance food and travel writer, editor, copywriter, producer, TV host and consultant. I have been a Contributing Editor at CHOW.com, staff Food Writer at Time Out New York, and Senior Research Editor at Martha Stewart Weddings. My writing has appeared in Martha Stewart Living, Bon Appétit, Gourmet.com, InStyle, Men's Health, Grub Street, Everyday Food, Gilt Taste and the Village Voice. Once upon a time I edited books at Da Capo Press. Until recently, I hosted and produced weekly video segments about New York food for CHOW.com on NY1, which received an International Association of Culinary Professionals nomination for best Televised Culinary Series. Clips are here. Follow me on Twitter, or get in touch by commenting on a post. (All comments are screened.) Thanks for stopping by!
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My last post overstated things. Prosciutto and butter and bread are excellent, yes. But that was then (May), and this is now (July), and the city has an ineffable stickiness that makes you root, root, root for the kids wasting … Continue reading
It’s been a while. And now it’s hot outside. I’m not one of these people who covets salads, tiny berries and buckets of water when it’s hot. I covet ice cream and barbecue, lobster rolls and chicken liver mousse. Weird … Continue reading
Thanks for visiting! I’m a New York-based digital editor, content strategist, writer, and editor. This site is where I occasionally post work-related news. A onetime Senior Research Editor for Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Yahoo Food Features Editor, staff Food Writer … Continue reading